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First Affiliated Hospital of Wenzhou Medical College
The First Affiliated Hospital of Wenzhou Medical College (FAHWMC), also known as the First Hospital of Wenzhou, is one of the oldest general hospitals in Zhejiang Province directly under the control of the Provincial Government. Since 1919, FAHWMC has been committed to be excellence by delivering state-of-the-art medical care, and is now listed as a Level A Tertiary Hospital.
For nearly a century, the hospital has shown a consistent commitment to advancing from primary care to cutting-edge treatments of complex and rare disorders through pioneering research and educating future health care professionals. Today FAHWMC employs 3667 staff (include FTE Physicians & FTE Nurses etc.) who are committing themselves to continue the tradition of excellence, renown for leadership in patient quality and safety, development of treatments and technologies, robust research programs, high-level teaching and community service that greatly improves the health of a large, diverse patient population meeting a broad spectrum of medical needs.
FAHWMC ranked among the top hospitals in the province with the highest honor for excellence awarded by Ministry of Health of the state 2005. As a leading medical center in south of the province, FAHWMC is responsible for planning, prioritizing, funding and providing government-funded health services to approximately more than 20,000,000 people usually residing in and around Wenzhou.
Hospital Area: 20,667m2
Inpatient Building: 18,000 m2, 17 Floors
Emergency Center: 7,713 m2, 5 Floors
Outpatient Building: 16,000 m2, 11 Floors
Medical Healthcare Center: 12,000 m2, 14 Floors
53 clinical centers & departments (4 of them were relocated in the No.8 Hospital 2002)
8 medical technology dept
28 Administration/Logistics dept
Wenzhou No.8 Hospital (337-bed Branch)
Dept. of Infective Diseases
Dept. of Endocrinology
Dept. of Oncology
Dept. of Orthopedics
Institute of Translational Medicine（7000 m2, under internal decoration）
Surgery Experiment Center
Internal Experiment Center
The New Site (350,000 m2,undergoing internal decoration)
It is to be the largest individual-building hospital in China, with another 200,000 m2; preserved for R&D centers as the second phase construction.
Total Investment: 2.35 billion RMB
Licensed beds: 2000 (more are to be actually available for public use)
Daily Outpatient Visits: 8000
In 2011, the hospital was ranked 3rd in the province for the following set of Key annual statistics:
ED & Outpatient Visits 2,400,000
Inpatient Surgeries 29,400
Avg. LOS(in days) 11
We offer sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery to a large, diverse patient population meeting a broad spectrum of medical needs. High-quality cares and services are mainly characterized by (but not limited to) 7 health care centers in FAHWMC.